But with European commitments adding to their domestic duties, Chelsea have struggled to maintain their form from last season, sitting fourth in the Premier League after successive defeats against Bournemouth and Watford.
Luiz is likely to keep his place against West Brom if Christensen does not recover in time.
"I don't know because he has this problem and we tried a lot to find a solution to solve the pain in his back", Conte said. And that was very much the story at the Hawthorns once again last week as they squandered an early lead against Southampton, eventually losing 3-2.
"My players are getting used to these rumours and speculation". But, for sure, I'm very happy. The players show me every day they want to overcome this situation.
Chelsea are now in the middle of a crisis which might succumb their moderate season so far towards a dead end.
Chelsea's display at Watford was described as "abysmal" by captain Gary Cahill, who called on Chelsea's players to take responsibility and praised the "unbelievable job" under-pressure Conte has done.
According to Opta, West Brom have lost more points from leading positions than any other Premier League side this season, 18 to be exact. We understand that when you lose two games in a row, the situation is not simple. But, maybe, we are increasing the difficulty [ahead] of this team because it seems that we are fighting for the relegation zone.
Amanda Bynes Returns To Social Media After Ten Months Of Absence
The 31-year-old actress took to Twitter on Saturday, February 10, to share a photo of her girls' night out at restaurant Girasol. In that same interview, Bynes also took time to update fans on what she has been up to since her retreat from the public eye.
Pressure has mounted on Wenger in recent years, with the #WengerOut campaign continuing to gather legs amid the side's failure to mount title challenges. But don't forget, last season, he won the title in France with Monaco.
The report states that missing out on Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus last summer was a "particularly bitter blow", with Conte making it clear that he was less than impressed to be given Antonio Rüdiger. I remember that, in the first period, I tried to adapt myself to this team.
"We worked hard and in the end we didn't have enough and quality wise it wasn't there".
"If the club decides to send me away, I don't know when, it'll be because they're not happy with my work".
"I like to play football and try to dominate the game".
"My commitment and the commitment of my players is totally for this club".
"Contacts must be very cautious, we have to be attentive to people who are already under contract, we need diplomacy".
In search of backcourt depth, the Philadelphia 76ers will reportedly sign Marco Belinelli after he clears waivers. Heading into Sunday, the Sixers hold the eighth spot in the Eastern Conference with a 28-25 record.
Madrid have endured a hard campaign, sitting 19 points behind Barca in LaLiga, but are in the last 16 in the Champions League . "I want Isco [in my team] and I want him to spend his whole life here", Zidane said in a statement.
The mission comprised the first test of the huge rocket, powered by 27 engines in three first-stage boosters strapped together. But Musk said Tuesday that he's planning to hit NASA's latest target of launching astronauts on Crew Dragon by December.
On Friday, Trump refused to declassify the Democratic document. "Clearly, the President has something to hide". On Friday evening, the White House announced Trump was not ready to release the Democratic memo.
Hulusi Akar, and other commanders surveyed the operation from an airborne warning and control plane, the military said. Washington, however, opposes their autonomy plans, as does Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government.
They discussed a wide range of issues concerning inter-Korean relations in an amicable mood, according to the Blue House. And the unified entry of the Korean athletes at the opening ceremony presented a truly cringeworthy moment.
Newcastle are the only Premier League side that Alexis Sanchez has faced more than twice without scoring against (four games ). Jose Mourinho has faced his counterpart Rafael Benitez 17 times before and has the upper hand with eight wins and five draws.
Trump's administration has been adamant that North Korea must first freeze its military programs before talks can take place. Communications director Jarrod Agen tweeted a laudatory review of Pence's evening: "VP stands and cheers for USA athletes".
On Sunday, the Indian prime minister will also address the World Government Summit 2018 in Dubai , the UAE's largest city. The prime minister will today lay the foundation stone for the first Hindu temple in the UAE's capital Abu Dhabi.
Jong-un opens door to historic Korean summit
But Pence's time sidestepping the North Koreans at the Olympics was punctuated by awkward, stoic photos and no-shows. Instead, they said, Kim simply wasn't seated in the area where Pence was receiving well-wishers.
US Killed Over 100 Pro-Govt Fighters in Syria
It seems that Washington is now keener to strike at Assad - and his Iranian supporters inside Syria - than it is to destroy Isis. The United States said that the pro-government forces crossed the red line that had been agreed upon earlier by both parties.
The weather week ahead: Lots of clouds and rain
Sunshine sticks around Friday with highs in the mid to upper 50s, but clouds quickly increase during the evening. Sunday we will see some of those scattered showers lingering through the day and into the late afternoon.
House GOP works to avert shutdown
Barbara Comstock, R-Va., whose district in the Washington suburbs is home to many federal workers. Sanders says it will move the White House away from "crisis to crisis budgeting ".
Matches to Make After UFC 221
Now it seems we will see Romero and Whittaker rematch sometime down the road to determine who the true champion at 185 pounds is. Below, you can find all the streaming and viewing information you need as well as the full official UFC 221 fight card.
North and South Korea heads of state meet, shake hands
Moon responded in a noncommittal way, saying that he wanted to "create the environment for that to be able to happen". Pence had arrived in South Korea for the opening of the Olympics with a clear intention to isolate North Korea.